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Eric GILES

Regimental number2640
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarrier
AddressClarks Hill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, R J Giles, Clarks Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 February 1954

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